Lucy Purdy writes about South London's new #LibraryOfThings, a community lending library for various tools and appliances:
The Wikipedia article about the movement is pretty comprehensive, as well:
@constructivejournalism oh, nice!
I have a membership at the Toronto Tool Library which has a branch in my neighbourhood. I don't use it very often, but it comes in handy because I couldn't afford to buy all those tools myself and as an apartment-dweller have nowhere to put them anyway.